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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.

Main Topics:
Home Economics
Cookery and Cooking
Gardening

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farmer, fannie merritt, 1857-1915
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harland, marion, 1830-1922
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american home economics association
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rorer, sarah tyson heston, 1849-1937
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woman's institute of domestic arts and sciences
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Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 118,115
favorite 14
comment 1
Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Community Texts
by Djouama
texts
eye 54,882
favorite 1
comment 0
ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 52,847
favorite 20
comment 2
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts
eye 32,084
favorite 45
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 28,763
favorite 57
comment 2
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts
eye 25,730
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
31
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts
eye 22,714
favorite 15
comment 0
"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts
eye 19,656
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Community Texts
by TiraPic
texts
eye 18,591
favorite 3
comment 0
free ebook from world cooking
Topics: food, cooking, kitchen, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 18,187
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 16,633
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
14
Topics: Agriculture, English language, English language, Home economics, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts
eye 15,309
favorite 41
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 15,134
favorite 3
comment 0
Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 13,827
favorite 18
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts
eye 12,949
favorite 28
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 12,878
favorite 5
comment 0
Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 11,583
favorite 10
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts
eye 11,235
favorite 20
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 11,184
favorite 17
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 10,920
favorite 19
comment 3
The benefits and dangers of fire.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Fire, Chemistry, cbk
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
Topic: cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Fitzherbert, Anthony, Sir, 1470-1538; Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
texts
eye 10,003
favorite 5
comment 0
39
Topics: Agriculture -- Early works to 1800, Agriculture -- England, Conduct of life, Home economics, Rural,...
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 9,710
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 8,950
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=h2wrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sXkrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
14
Topics: Antiseptics, Disinfection and disinfectants, Food preservatives, cbk
New York Public Library
by Maddocks, Mildred
texts
eye 8,487
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 7,928
favorite 4
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts
eye 7,855
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
by Landis, Jacob F. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 7,845
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Recipes, cbk
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts
eye 7,700
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
14
Topics: Food analysis, Oils and fats, Pharmaceutical chemistry, cbk
Cover title: McKenny's tested formulas and useful house and farm recipes
Topics: Medicine, Medicine, Popular, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 7,521
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 7,517
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 7,513
favorite 3
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 7,380
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
texts
eye 7,335
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
Cornell University Library
by Herrick, Christine Terhune, 1859-1944
texts
eye 7,251
favorite 1
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts
eye 7,013
favorite 4
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Shareware CD-ROMs
software
eye 6,862
favorite 6
comment 0
Colossal Cookbook. International Cuisine! 1000s of Recipies. Health and Nutrition Software, Plus More. From Chestnut Software, Cambridge, MA. For MS-DOS systems.
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 6,850
favorite 7
comment 1
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
Cornell University Library
by Furgerson, A.N., 1879-; Johnson, Constance, b. 1879
texts
eye 6,739
favorite 1
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,569
favorite 23
comment 6
Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 6,563
favorite 3
comment 0
The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887): The Whole Comprising a Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home
Topic: cbk
European Libraries
by Andrea, A. Louise, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,400
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Drying apparatus, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=I983AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Fitts, Emma Frances (Bates) "Mrs. C. W. Fitts," 1856- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,325
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts
eye 6,205
favorite 3
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Des Moines. Plymouth church. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,186
favorite 11
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Frederick Warne (Firm), publisher; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 6,167
favorite 0
comment 2
This book introduces the letters A to Z while following the fortunes of an apple pie. You can also read a copy of 'A Apple Pie' by going to the International Children's Digital Library a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Nursery rhymes, Alphabet rhymes, Children's poetry, Nursery rhymes, Alphabet, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 6,139
favorite 5
comment 0
Book from Project Gutenberg: Chocolate and Cocoa Recipes and Home Made Candy Recipes Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,091
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
European Libraries
by Alexandre Dumas
texts
eye 5,681
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=evsGAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
texts
eye 5,531
favorite 0
comment 0
14
Topics: Occupations -- Diseases and hygiene, Occupations, Dangerous, cbk
14
Topics: Home economics, Home economics, cbk
Topics: Social sciences -- Dictionaries, cbk
Topics: Recipes, Medicine, Popular, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Still Pond, Md. Methodist Espicopal church. Epworth league. [from old catalog]; Medders, William, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,194
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 5,162
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Western style, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 5,100
favorite 5
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
Topics: Fungi, Mushrooms, Edible, Cookery (Mushrooms), cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 5,031
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Community Media
by Shirley McNevich
data
eye 5,020
favorite 4
comment 1
A collection of Mom's best recipes, as well as those from family and friends. This collection contains the first 250 recipes from our blog momsbest.blogspot.com where you can go to see our most recent posts.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: cooking, baking, recipes, cookbooks, pies, cookies, cakes, desserts, entrees, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 4,898
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 4,893
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 4,777
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cookery (Mushrooms) [from old catalog], Cookery (Fish), cbk
California Digital Library
by Briggs, Edgar William; Pacific Coast Publishing Co; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 4,770
favorite 2
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
New York Public Library
by Lyford, Carrie A. (Carrie Alberta)
texts
eye 4,750
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Johnson, William Henry, 1875-
texts
eye 4,740
favorite 1
comment 0
14
Topics: Cacao, Cocoa, cbk